A 3D Printer Made From LEGO

A 3D Printer Made From LEGO

The world's favorite toy building bricks were recently used to build a functioning printer.

Naresh Kumar
  • 21 october 2010

BattleBricks has developed a fully functional 3-D printer made entirely from LEGO bricks. Inspired by the MakerBot 3-D printers, the MakerLegoBot uses LEGO Mindstorm NXT kits and motors, taking print instructions from a computer running a Java application. The MakerLegoBot was created using over 2400 bricks and can build basic 3D Lego models.

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